Joyceville Institution

Joyceville Institution

Joyceville Institution


Highway 15
PO Box 880
Kingston, Ontario
K7L 4X9

Tel: (613) 536-6400
Fax: (613) 536-6433


Highway 15, No. 3766
PO Box 4510
Kingston, Ontario
K7L 5E5

About the Institution

Joyceville Institution is in Kingston, Ontario.  It is a medium and minimum security facility.

In the medium unit, inmates are housed in direct observation living units.

In the minimum unit, inmates are housed in 35 living units.  There are also three units that are reserved for private family visits. Currently construction is underway on one new 50 bed living unit.  Work is due to be completed in 2013-2014.

At the same time, Joyceville is expanding the correctional and rehabilitation programs that they offer.

Facility Characteristics


  • Institution for male offenders
  • Security level: medium
  • Date opened: 1959
  • Rated capacity: 452


  • Institution for male offenders
  • Security level: minimum
  • Date opened: 1963
  • Rated capacity: 250

Did you know?

CSC offers a variety of correctional programs to help inmates become law-abiding citizens.